Metropolitan State University

MIS 450 : MIS Auditing and Security Controls

A. Course Description
Credits: 4
Prerequisites: MIS 310 Principles of Management Information Systems  
Lab Hours/ Weeks: Corequisites: None
Lecture Hours/ Week :  
MnTC Goals: None
This course is designed to present the elements of an integrated security compliance platform from a technical and legal perspective. Issues such as provide risk assessment, legal compliance, identity management, provisioning, access management, and monitoring and audit activities will be discussed.
B. Course Effective Dates: 08/25/2007 - Present
C. Outline of Major Content Areas:
See Course Description for major content areas.
D. Learning Outcomes (General)
  1. Applications of information technology in business organizations and managerial decision making.
  2. Emerging technologies that will change organizations and individual job responsibilities.
  3. Roles and responsibilities of technical and nontechnical participants in systems auditing, security and governance.
  4. Strategic and governance models for IT.
E. Learning Outcomes (MN Transfer Curriculum)
This contains no goal areas.
G. Special Information
Recommended: Completion of all MIS Tier One courses (MIS 320, 328, 335 and 467) before taking this course.